When: Wed., Sept. 15, 6 p.m. 2021
For generations, folks have associated the bat with the dark, spooky night, resulting in its common depiction as 'Dracula'. When in fact, bats are actually quite the opposite. Instead of sucking their victim's blood, they serve as nature's fluffy pollinators, pest control agents, and key indicators of cave health. In Oregon alone, 15 bat species are proud to call the state home, with the most elusive being the spotted bat.